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The Four Nutriments


Soul of the Earth: A Manifesto


Humanity is married to Gaia, the Earth soul. We are embedded in her stream of manifested life. In a sense, […]

An Interview with Sister Miriam Therese MacGillis at Genesis Farm


If the dynamics of the universe from the beginning shaped the course of the heavens, lighted the sun, and formed […]

Walking Into Sacred Spaces of the Wild


On foot among the great elephant herds and lion prides of the Okavango Delta wilderness, I was given a profound […]

Returning Home to Our Place in the Cosmos


The first time I wept for the Earth I was alone in the woods in late summer after a long […]

Unheard Invitations: Piercing the Veil Between Species


The wild animals are lonely for us. We are lonely for them. We have become disconnected from each other. What […]

Turning Around the Anthropocene: Unleashing the Potentials of Abundance


In recent years, ecological thinkers have increasingly popularized the notion of the Anthropocene. It is said to be our current […]

Confessions of a Hypocrite: Utopia in the Age of Ecocide


I confess! I love eating Magnum ice creams!! But surely as a good, responsible eco-citizen, I must be aware that […]

Harmony with Nature


Mr. President, Excellencies, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am grateful to be able to join today’s fifth dialogue of […]

The Biology of Wonder | Finding the Human in Nature


Of course, the animals need humans. They need us like old parents, against whom we have revolted for a while […]